Short Story: It’s a Night Job- Joanita Male
The short story, It’s a Night Job, follows a young woman involved in the life of prostitution. Influenced by her mother, she talks about the skills and tricks you become accustomed to as a prostitute. With the driving factors of money, we see all the efforts she must go through on a daily basis. She is approached by a man who from experience, she can tell is new to this process. As she goes through her insecurities and motivators of prostitution, we see that her mother is proud of her daughter being a prostitute because of the money that it brings. Despite the many aspects of prostitution that she despises, she understands its relevance and importance for her family. She deals with her current night job in hope for building a better life.